Executive Vice President
Michael Farahnik is Executive Vice President and a Partner at StarPoint Properties. He has an extensive background and expertise in the real estate industry which he acquired while focusing in the multifamily, office, and retail sectors for over 15 years. Prior to his involvement in real estate, Mr. Farahnik was actively involved in the operations and senior management of several manufacturing firms and was instrumental in the sales of these business to their competitors.
Mr. Farahnik oversees all of the construction and renovation projects undertaken by StarPoint Properties. Projects include the renovation of multifamily properties, repositioning of retail centers and ground up construction of commercial buildings and high-end single family residences. He has been actively involved in over $800 million worth of real estate projects. Mr. Farahnik is an active, hands on owner who takes pride in his properties and manages his own portfolio. It is his belief that no one cares more about his investment than he does.
Mr. Farahnik has been very involved with the California Apartment Association which is the largest, statewide trade association, representing over 50,000 owners. He served as president of CAA LA local chapter 2009-2011 and the CAA state board 2012-2014.
Mr. Farahnik not only takes the time to involve himself in the industry, he also plays an active role in the community. Mr. Farahnik served on Stephen Wise Temple board for 10 years. In addition, Mr. Farahnik played an active role in the expansion of the Stand up for Kids Atlanta office and served on the board of directors for 3 years.
Currently, Mr. Farahnik is serving on the board of directors and the executive committee at the UCLA Hillel which strives to enrich the lives of students so they may enrich the world. Mr. Farahnik is also serving on the Bel Air Crest board of directors to assist the residents in communicating their needs to local government officials.